Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Some more glimpses of heaven!
From the mountain trek.
Tiger mural in the Paro Dzong(fort). The highly revered Guru Rinpoche is said to have come to Bhutan from Tibet, riding on a tiger.
The monastery inside the Dzong
Memorial to the third king, Jigme Dorji Wangchuk, who began to open Bhutan to the outside world, began modernization, as well as initiating democratization.
Pigeons in the park at the memorial!
Welcome to Bhutan! Paro Airport, the prettiest airport I have seen!
Archery is Bhutan's national sport. Here is the scoreboard and pavilion at the archery ground.